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Master of Business Administration

Program Details

Earn a highly respected, AACSB-accredited MBA degree from Missouri State! Missouri State’s College of Business is part of only 10% of U.S. colleges of business fully accredited by AACSB – the prestigious accrediting agency for colleges of business administration. This degree provides superior leadership, marketability, networking and a global perspective.

Students will:

  • Possess knowledge of current theory and techniques of the major business disciplines (i.e. the MBA core courses).
  • Exhibit the leadership capacity and teamwork skills for business decision making.
  • Understand the ethical implication of business decision making and recognize ethical dilemmas.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills.
  • Have an understanding of global perspectives.


We look at the following characteristics in making admission decisions: Official transcripts, Official GMAT or GRE score, Professional work experience (Resume). The GMAT may be waived for candidates who satisfy ALL of the following requirements: Earned a 3.25 cumulative GPA, Admitted to or have graduated from a Missouri State COB business unit major in the past five years OR graduated with a business degree from an AACSB-accredited school in the past five years, Completed a minimum of 80 hours at the time of application, Meet all English proficiency requirements.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)